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Feel free at the Heroes Monument

History The Heroes Monument is in the centre of Surabaya and is very important to the Indonesian people. This monument is represents the people who died in the independancy battle in 1945. Indonesia has been fighting against the Britisch and Japanese for weeks. They believe that between 5.000 and 15.000 Indonesian and around 300 Britisch men lost their lives. The men...


Dive into a real submarine

History With a length of 76 meters long, this monument is the largest submarine monument of Asia and attracts a lot of visitors each year. Built by the Russians and used by the Indonesians until the 60’s, since then it has become a very interesting land object. Timing For a small fee at the entrance you can enter the area and see and touch this giant. It must feel...